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September 20, 2013

Outsiders lack real understanding of Amish

NEW CASTLE — Editor, The News:

From time to time, members of the Pittsburgh Camera Club come to Volant.

They like to shoot the scenery and, of course, with a long lens, the Amish in the area.

The last time they were here, someone told me that on that last trip, one of the members asked, “Do the Amish wear their costumes on the weekends?”

Think about it.

Pat Patterson

Creek Road

Volant

 

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